Laurel

Order of the Laurel

Treasures of Early SCA History

On her projects page, Mistress Therasia von Tux provides scanned documents from the Twelfth Night Roll "used in 1968 (AS 2) to create the chivalry as an order, create the order of the laurel plus create the first dukes."

Estrella War to host Laurel (and apprentice) combat prize list

Maestro Domingo has announced that there will be a Laurels Combat Prize Tournament at Estrella XXII.

Kevin O'Shaughnessy becomes Peer, Don, Earl Marshal of Northshield

On December 10, 2005 at the Boar's Head event in the Kingdom of Northshield, during evening court, their Majesties Æsa Gilsdottir and Kitadate-tenno recognized Kevin O'Shaughnessy as a Master of the Pelican and a Master of the Laurel.

AEthelmearc Fencing Laurel Vigil and Elevation at Pennsic

Baron Quinn Kerr will be sent to vigil to contemplate his elevation to the Order of the Laurel at the end of Opening Ceremonies at the Pennsic War, on Sunday morning, August 14.

Whiskey Bards Speak of the Elevation of One of Their Own: Tonius Von Driele

Two of the Whiskey Bards Speak of the Elevation of their own Tonius von Driele to the Order of the Laurel on Sunday July 24th at Highlands War's Raven Court of Eduard and Asa.

Writ for Fencing Laurel issued in Aethelmearc

From the court of Their Royal Majesties, Malcolm and Tessa, King and Queen of AEthelmearc, at St Swithins 20th Anniversary celebration, comes word of a gentle summoned to stand vigil for the Order of the Laurel.

New Laurels for the Kingdom of Northshield

On Saturday July 9th at the 12th annual Warlords and Warriors Day in the Court of Tarrach and Fina, King and Queen of Northshield, Cainnech ruadh MacGuairi and Cinniu ingen Cuthbaid were created Companions of the Order of the Laurel.

Lochac Monarchs Name Two to Peerages

At Lochac's recent Crown Tournament, Their Majesties elevated two of Their citizens to peerages.

Peers Made at Rowany Festival

Two new peers were made at Lochac's recent Rowany Festival. Helene de Puy, Baroness Rowany, was made a member of the Order of the Laurel, and Viscountess Bliss of Teine became a Pelican.

New Peers Made in AEthelmearc

At the recent Passing of the Ice Dragon event held in Rhydderich Hael (Buffalo, New York), Their Majesties Rurik and Angelik of AEthelmearc elevated Lyev Davidovitch, Katja Davidova Orlova Khazarina and Roberta McMorland to the Order of the Laurel.

Emmelyne de Marksbury elevated as Laurel in the Middle Kingdom

Emmelyne de Marksbury, silkewoman, was admitted to the Order of the Laurel at Dragonsmark's annual Candlemas event last Saturday, February 2. She was placed on vigil early in the morning, and was elevated at a well-attended evening court.

Danr Becomes Northshield's First Laurel

Master Cadwallon has reported that THL Danr has become Northshield's first member of the Order of the Laurel.

East Kingdom Laurel Ranks to Grow

Lord Robin Gallowglass of the East Kingdom reports that the Order of the Laurel will be increased by two in that kingdom.

Balthasar Yvon Charon Elevated to Laurel in AnTir

At the Kingdom of AnTir's recent Twelfth Night celebration, Msgr. Balthasar Yvon Charon was elevated to the Order of the Laurel.

Melisant Saint-Clair to be Elevated to Laurel

Melisant Saint-Clair has been placed on vigil by Their Majesties of Atlantia to be elevated to the Order of the Laurel.

Confections and Cakes

Countess Alys Katharine of the Middle Kingdom maintains this web site with resources and recipes for medieval confections, cakes, subtleties, and other culinary delights. The site also has articles of general interest outside the subject of cooking.

Midrealm Laurels

Midlaurel.com, the Middle Kingdom Order of the Laurel web site, is a general resource for arts and sciences information, and has an extensive library of web links.

Brangwayna Morgan elevated to Order of the Laurel

On October 9, 2004, Brangwayna Morgan of the East Kingdom was elevated to the Order of the Laurel.

Caitlin of Enniskillen to Stand Vigil at Pennsic XXXIII

Their Royal Majesties of Meridies, Wernerhus and Lailiane, have asked Lady Caitlin of Enniskillen to stand in vigil for elevation to the Order of the Laurel at Pennsic XXXIII.

Bronwyn ferch Arial to Enter Order of the Laurel

Their Majesties of Calontir have placed the Honorable Lady Bronwyn ferch Arial on vigil to be elevated to the Order of the Laurel.

New Laurel in AEthelmearc

Sir Mord the Green proudly announces that his lady wife, Maria Agrissa Sgourina (formerly and more widely known as Baroness Mairi ni Raghaillaigh), was inducted into the Order of the Laurel by Their Majesties of AEthelmearc on Saturday, July 17, 2004 AS XXXIX, in the Barony of St. Swithin’s Bog.

Countess Lyriel de la Foret to become Laurel

Fernando reports that Their Majesties Siridean and Sile of the Kingdom of Calontir have offered Countess Lyriel de la Foret elevation to the Order of the Laurel.

New Peers in Atlantia

On January 10,2004, at the Kingdom of Atlantia 12th Night celebration, two new peers were named: Rachel Wallace and Fritz Justus Fritz.

Master Richard the Strange Killed in Auto Accident in Atenveldt

Atenveldt Master of the Laurel, Richard the Strange, mka Rick Felix, early musician and self described "cowboy tuba-man" was killed in an automobile accident near Cordes Junction, Arizona on Saturday, November 8, 2003.